Design

Cassette Tape Dispenser

These awesome Tape Dispensers ($25) will start shipping in September, but can already be pre-ordered from j-me – a UK design site run by two brothers. The j-me tape dispenser uses two different objects that use the word ‘tape’ in different contexts. The fusion of music recording tape and [...]

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Sheep Stool

The gorgeous line of Sheep Stools are designed by designer Hanns-Peter Krafft for the German manufacturer Meier. Real sheep-skin over a body of jute skin filled with wood shavings (hardened with glue), with head and legs in solid wood. Ears are made of leather. The Sheep Stool is available in three [...]

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Sputnik Table Lamp

The great looking Sputnik Table Lamp ($122) from Next will surely draw a lot of attention sitting on your home or office desk. Chrome plated halogen lamp with glass discs. Includes 6 x 12v 10W G4 halogen bulbs. H35.5 x Diameter 37cm. Halogen is an efficient source of light using small compact bulbs. [...]

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Illuminated Outdoor Globes: Earth, Moon & Stars

From Columbus comes this beautiful series of illuminated globes. The 16in. (40 cm) large globes are absolutely weather-proof and have been specifically designed for outdoor usage. Available in four different models with a price of $294 each: EnviroSphere Outdoor Physical/Political Globe TerraSphere [...]

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Extreme Design for Compact Living

Do you think it gets more and more crowded wherever you go? On the streets, in the subway, and even in your own home. Not a problem anymore. Check out the Tube Shoes and Balcony Seat from the Dutch-born artist and shoemaker Eelko Moorer. Both are featured in “Bird People” – a short film [...]

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Jellio Lite Table

The Lite Table ($600) from Jellio is a cool looking piece of furniture, inspired by the electric Lite-Brite toy that was released in the late 60s. The Jellio lite table has one hundred oversized acrylic pegs that light up when positioned over a small light source. Pegs can be changed around to make any [...]

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Play Modular Shelving System

The Play Modular Storage and Shelving System looks like a lot of fun for both old and young. This LEGO / jigsaw puzzle kind of system can easily be assembled without any tools whatsoever. Using three basic elements (all available in 6 exciting colours) you can create an almost endless variety of [...]

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A New Slant Clock

A New Slant Clock ($20) is the name of this beautiful black desk clock. A great choice when you feel like throwing in a touch of the non-digital world at home or at the office. [...]

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Space Dinnerware

Do you sometimes feel like saying “Eat up in T-minus 10 minutes”? Have a look at the Space Shuttle Dinnerware ($23) with fork, spoon and tumbler. (Via Stuart [...]

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Retro Vinyl Record Tote and Pillows

Still in love with those old vinyl records, although you carry a tiny MP3 player these days? Here’s a chance to get at least a small taste of those LP days. Have a look at the beautiful Ol’ Play Vinyl pillows and tote bag from Laidback. The tote is said to be released “this [...]

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Come In / Go Away Door Hanger

You might have seen the cool Come in / Go away Doormat from Suck UK. Now they have also released a Come in / Go away Door Hanger ($15). Material: Screen printed aluminium. Size: 95 x [...]

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Pointer Cursor Home Design

Here are a couple of cool and useful ways to spice up your home with some geekiness without making it too obvious. [...]

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FredriksonStallard Kite – Stealth Fighter Style

The design of the FredriksonStallard Kite ($45) is something you don’t see every day for these kind of toys. Kites are generally colorful and have a somewhat childish look, but this one is all black. A dark stealth fighting looking bird, said to be “amazingly easy to fly”. Size: 13 x [...]

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Glowing Washing Machine Table

There’s no stop to what kind of ideas people come up with when it comes to recycling stuff, which of course is a great thing. The latest example of creating something useful from electronic waste is the Silvana Washing Machine Table ($503) from Nigel’s Eco Store. A piece of furniture made from [...]

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The Chevy V8 Grill

Chevy V8 Grill – Alex over at Neatorama has posted a series of photos of a BBQ grill made from a Chevy V8 engine [...]

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